Tag Archives: home improvement

11 Tips to Save Energy Costs This Winter

  As Game of Thrones’ great Ned Stark never got the chance to say, winter is here. What’s unique about Midwest weather patterns is that summer and winter reach both extremes of the temperature gauge compared to the rest of the country. It’s blistering hot and humid in the summer, and frigid in the winter,… read more

Quick Fixes for Drafts and Air Leaks

  It’s 9 am on a chilly Sunday morning. You’ve been looking forward to this day—your favorite NFL ream team has a huge game against a division rival. An essential win on their journey to make the playoffs. You wake and put on your casual morning hoodie. You walk into the kitchen to prepare a… read more

Raising Your Home’s Property Value

The housing sector is booming right now. The recent trends may have prompted you to consider selling your house to take advantage of the times. Many home experts say that spring is the best time to sell your home. With summer reaching its conclusion and the tame, fall weather around the corner, now is the… read more

DIY vs. Professional Work

The summer heat is cooling off, storm season is all but gone, fall is setting in, and it’s time to take on those home renovations you started in the spring with a full head of steam. While you’re prioritizing your renovation checklist, some of your projects seem tedious. Do It Yourself or hire a professional?… read more

The Signs of a Damaged Roof

Nebraska’s weather can be extremely tough on your roof. Wind, rain, and snow take their toll every year, but it is important to stay on top of your roof’s health. It is recommended that you inspect your roof every spring and fall for any weather related damage. A damaged roof can lead to serious issues… read more

6 Exterior Home Improvements that Increase Resale Value

Spring is finally here, and you can get back outside and get to work on your house. Whether you are considering selling your home or not, it pays to make home improvements to your exterior.   When looking to buy a home, many potential buyers use the internet to research properties before they view them… read more